100 Films

The producers count down 100 of the best romances before shooting ‘Something Like Summer.’

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78. Interstellar

2014, 169 Minutes Director: Christopher Nolan Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine and Jessica Chastain By J.T. Tepnapa What? Interstellar? A love story? It certainly is. And much like a novel or a movie, 100 Films Before Summer is my story of adventure, exploration and passion. …

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80. Blue Valentine

2010, 112 Minutes Director: Derek Cianfrance Starring: Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams By J.T. Tepnapa Blue Valentine has been on my must-watch list for a while. I knew it wouldn’t be a fun movie to watch,  but I didn’t really expect …

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81. Amélie

2001, 122 Minutes Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet Starring: Audrey Tautou and Mathieu Kassovitz By J.T. Tepnapa HERE’S A romantic entry that is sure to be on my top 10 list by the time I make it through 100 Films Before Summer. And in …

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82. David and Lisa

1962, 95 Minutes Director: Frank Perry Starring: Keir Dullea and Janet Margolin By J.T. Tepnapa HERE’S MY first black and white entry into 100 Films Before Summer. It’s another strange entry like Don Jon and The Graduate. I watched this one …

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83. Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle 1993, 105 Minutes Director: Nora Ephron Starring: Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan By J.T. Tepnapa CAN YOU find true love twice? There are people out there who don’t believe in fate. Life is just a random jumbled up mix of coincidences

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84. Once

What makes Once so moving is the way music is seamlessly incorporated into the plot of the movie. It’s a movie about music and how music can bring two people together. The lyrics are daring and whimsical. There’s even heartbreaking powerhouse songs with a raw energy that makes your heart pound.

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85. Dirty Dancing

1987, 100 Minutes Director: Emile Ardolino Starring: Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze   By J.T. Tepnapa “Nobody puts Baby in a corner.” I was budding teenager when I first saw Dirty Dancing. I thought it was an amazing love story and …

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86. Say Anything…

1989, 100 Minutes Director: Cameron Crowe Starring: John Cusack and Ione Skye By J.T. Tepnapa YOU ALREADY know from my review of Sixteen Candles, I love both John and Joan Cusack. Well here they are again in Say Anything Dot-Dot-Dot. Do you …

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